Anna Maria Thomas passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2015 at the age of 91. She is survived by her daughters Sharron (Keith) Reinitz of Hope, and Joyce (Chris) Moxham of Armstrong; sons Howard ‘Hank’ (Wendy) Thomas of Moyie, Neil (Sharon) Thomas of Trail, and Brian (Michelle) Thomas of Trail; 15 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and brothers Adam Selinger of Regina, SK and Al Selinger of Regina, SK. Anna is predeceased by her husband, Adam Thomas; grandson Travis Thomas; and several brothers and sisters. Anna was born on February 27, 1924 in Holdfast, SK. She was married on June 12, 1944 to Adam Thomas, and moved to Trail, BC in 1948 where they raised 5 children. Anna was a foster parent for many years. She loved her grandchildren dearly. She also loved cooking, baking, and canning produce from her garden for her family. Anna made many quilts over the years as well. The family wishes to extend many thanks to the staff at Three Links Manor for their care of Anna. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, with Father Wayne Pfliger officiating. Should family and friends so desire, memorial donations may be made in Anna’s name to a
charity of choice.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.